The Mother and the Whore

197 minutes 1973 7.8

Alexandre is an unemployed young man in Paris. With the May uprising fresh in his mind, he tries to navigate the new social landscape, but finds himself easily lost and lost. But still he manages to find love, both in the motherly Marie and the free-spirited Veronika.

Jean Eustache's The Mother and the Whore became an instant critic's favorite, winning awards at both Cannes and Berlin, and is considered the director's great masterpiece.

The film is not playable outside of Norway
Original title: La maman et la putain
Category: Feature Film
Genre: Drama, romance
Actors: Bernadette Lafont, Jean-Pierre Léaud, Françoise Lebrun, Isabelle Weingarten, Jacques Renard, Jean-Noël Picq, Jessa Darrieux, Berthe Granval, Geneviève Mnich, Marinka Matuszewski
Director: Jean Eustache
Script: Jean Eustache
Country: France
Language: French